Court cannot completely act on the basis of its own assumption and surmises while deciding maintenance to wife: Bombay HC 2018

IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE AT BOMBAY CIVIL APPELLATE JURISDICTION      WRIT PETITION NO. 3553 OF 2018 Mr.Prakash Kumar Singhee …Petitioner Versus Ms.Amrapali Singhee …Respondent WITH CONTEMPT PETITION NO.459 OF 2017 Ms.Amrapali Singhee …Petitioner Versus Mr.Prakash Kumar Singhee …Respondent ­­­­ Mrs.Seema Sarnaik for the Petitioner in WP No.3553 of 2018 and for the Respondent in CP No.459 of 2017. Mr.Abhijit Sarwate for the Respondent in WP No.3553 of 2018 and for the Petitioner in CP No.459 of 2017. ­­­­ CORAM : SMT.BHARATI H. DANGRE, J. RESERVED ON : 23rd MARCH 2018 PRONOUNCED ON : 4th MAY 2018 JUDGMENT :­ 1. The   present   Writ   Petition   is   filed   by   the   petitionerhusband, challenging order passed by the Family Court, Pune below Exh.20 in Petition B. No.2/2013, thereby directing the petitioner to pay maintenance of Rs.2 lakhs to the wife under Section 20 of the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005 from the date of application till the decision of the petition.F 2. Contempt Petition No.459 of 2017 is taken out by the wife alleging non­compliance of the said order passed by the Family Court   and Read More …

Jurisdiction in domestic violence Woman must temporarily reside at place of filing plaint: Bombay HC 2018

IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE AT BOMBAY, NAGPUR BENCH : NAGPUR Criminal Revision Application  No.  146 of 2017 Applicants : 1) Prashant son of Manmohanji Laddha, aged  about 36 years, Occ:  Business 2) Smt Leelabai wd/o Manmohanji Laddha, aged Major, Occ:  Household Both residents of In front of Mayor’s Bungalow,  University Road, Amravati  Versus Respondents: 1)  Sau Madhuri w/o Prashant Laddha, aged  about 34 years, Occ:  Household 2) Ku Vidhi d/o Prashant Laddha, aged about 9 years, Occ: Student 3) Ku Ekta d/o Prashant Laddha, aged about 3 years, Student Respondents no. 2 and 3 being minor, through  respondent no. 1 natural guardian­mother All residents of  c/o Shri Satyanarayan Champalal Taori, Near Hotel Harmony, Gandhibag, Nagpur At present, c/o Suresh Madhukar Rathi, Hardware Shop, Main Road, Ward No. 9, Saunsar, District Chindwara, MP Shri R. D. Wakode, Advocate for applicants Shri B. N. Mohta, Advocate for respondents Coram :  S. B. Shukre,  J Dated  :   6th  April 2018 Oral Judgment 1. Heard   learned   counsel   for   the   parties.     Admit.     Heard forthwith by consent of parties. 2. This   revision   Read More …

whether a legally divorced wife can seek reliefs under the D.V Act: Kerala High Court

IN THE HIGH COURT OF KERALA AT ERNAKULAM PRESENT: THE HONOURABLE MR. JUSTICE SUNIL THOMAS THURSDAY, THE 13TH DAY OF OCTOBER 2016/21ST ASWINA, 1938 Crl.MC.No. 2990 of 2016 () ————————— AGAINST THE ORDER/JUDGMENT IN MC 51/2015 of J.M.F.C.-I,ATTINGAL PETITIONER/RESPONDENT: ——————— BIPIN, AGED 36 YEARS, CHANDRASENAN, RESIDING AT T.C 50/365(3), PANACHAYIL, KALADI, KARAMANA P.O., THIRUVANANTHAPURAM. BY Read More …

Guidelines for testing under what circumstances, a live-in relationship will fall within the expression “relationship in the nature of marriage” under Section 2(f) of the DV Act: P&H HC

IN THE HIGH COURT FOR THE STATES OF PUNJAB AND HARYANA AT CHANDIGARH Crl. Revision No. (F) 166 of 2015 (O&M) Date of Decision: November 23rd , 2016 Ajay Bhardwaj …Petitioner Versus Jyotsna and others …Respondents CORAM:- HON’BLE MS. JUSTICE JAISHREE THAKUR Present: Mr. Ajay Bhardwaj, petitioner in person. Ms. Jyotsna, respondent in person. JAISHREE Read More …

Lapses In Prosecution Too Frequent For Comfort: Delhi HC Raps Public Prosecutor And ASJ

IN THE HIGH COURT OF DELHI AT NEW DELHI Decided on: 13th June, 2017 + CRL.A. 962/2015 and Crl. M.(B) Nos.391/2017 & 955/2016 GOPAL ….. Appellant Through: Mr. Abhishek Kumar, Adv. versus STATE ( GOVT OF NCT DELHI) ….. Respondent Through: Mr. Tarang Srivastava, APP for State with SI G.P. Pal, PS Civil Lines. + CRL.A. Read More …

disputed house not granted as residence in domestic violence: Kerala HC

IN THE HIGH COURT OF KERALA AT ERNAKULAM PRESENT: THE HONOURABLE MR.JUSTICE C.T.RAVIKUMAR THURSDAY, THE 2ND DAY OF JULY 2015/11TH ASHADHA, 1937 Crl.Rev.Pet.No. 102 of 2014 () ——————————- AGAINST THE JUDGMENT IN CRA 222/2012 of THE COURT OF Vth ADDITIONAL SESSIONS JUDGE, ERNAKULAM DATED 06-02-2013 AGAINST THE ORDER IN CMP NO.489/2011 IN M.C.NO.38/2009 of THE Read More …

Married woman living in with another man cannot file domestic violence against him: Bombay HC

IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUDICATURE AT BOMBAY NAGPUR BENCH : NAGPUR CRIMINAL APPLICATION [APL] NO.664 OF 2011 Gautam s/o Jairam Gavai, Aged 47 years, Occupation-Service, R/o. Washim Bypass, Akola, Tahsil and District-Akola. .. PETITIONER/ APPLICANT .. Versus .. 1] Sau. Ragini alleged w/o Gautam, Gavai, Aged – Major, Occupation-Service, R/o. Kamla Nagar, Washim By Read More …

no parallel domestic violence and 125 Crpc cases for maintenance: Delhi High Court 2010

IN THE HIGH COURT OF DELHI AT NEW DELHI Date of Reserve: 22nd September, 2010 Date of Order: September 27, 2010 +CRL. R.P. No. 633 of 2010, CRL. M.A. NO. 15451/2010 % 27.09.2010 RENU MITTAL … Petitioner Through: Mr Shiv Charan Garg with Mr. Imran Kha, Advs. Versus ANIL MITTAL & ORS. … Respondents Through: Read More …

Decision in favor of wife set aside in domestic violence case for concealing material facts: Uttar Pradesh HC

wife played fraud concealing material facts in Domestic violence petition, High court asks the trial court to decide afresh considering full matrix of facts AFR (Reserved) Case :- CRIMINAL REVISION No. – 879 of 2015 Revisionist :- Chiranjeev Kumar Arya Opposite Party :- State Of U.P. & Another Counsel for Revisionist :- Ranjana Srivastava,Ratnakar Rao,Vinay Read More …

Non disclosure of pre-cognizance DV case does not dis-entitle you from Govt Job (Delhi High Court)

IN THE HIGH COURT OF DELHI AT NEW DELHI + LPA 736/2013 & CM 15769/2013 % Date of decision : May 26, 2014 MS. NIDHI KAUSHIK ….. Appellant Through : Ms. Jyoti Singh, Sr. Adv. with Mr. Sachin Chauhan, Ms. Saahila Lamba, Mr. Sameer Sharma, Advs. versus UNION OF INDIA & ORS. ….. Respondents Through Read More …